The main entrance to Orchard Manor is privately gated and accessed from the head of the road. A spacious block-paved circular driveway provides ample parking for several vehicles. The beautifully designed Arts & Crafts style house with stone turret sits handsomely in its plot and consists of mellow brick elevations with stone mullion detailing around windows and doors.
The study, which looks out over the front of the property, can be accessed from the reception hallway and is an ideal place for working from home, as it is set apart from the entertainment areas and provides a quiet haven that enables productivity.
The double oak doors to the left of the reception hall lead to the principal drawing room which spans the entire left side of the main house. With a stunning white marble fireplace and a bar at the rear of the room, this is an ideal space for spending evenings with friends or relaxing by the bar with a beautiful view of the side and rear garden.
The spacious garden room at the rear of the house enjoys views of the terrace. The appealing and bright room with overhead glass lantern, porcelain tiled floor, and stunning décor theme is an ideal space for receiving guests.
Leading on from the garden room is the open plan kitchen / family / breakfast room. This generous-sized space allows for modern family living, with a stunning Clive Christian style statement luxury kitchen area that incorporates bespoke embellished cabinetry, multiple modern built-in appliances, such as a boiling water tap, four-ring induction hob, full-height wine cooler fridge, and Aga oven. There is an abundance of high gloss black marble worktops and an oversized hardwood l-shaped island with contrasting marble top forms the centre of the room. Completing the kitchen area is a built-in television screen within the Aga chimney breast and surround sound system for ultimate sound quality.
Underfloor heating beneath the porcelain tiled floor gives warmth to the room. There are three double French doors leading out into the rear garden and there is plenty of space for an informal dining area, perfect for family dinners. The family area projects from the kitchen and is a cosy area, with a beautiful contemporary fireplace with built in television above, ideal for movie nights on cold evenings or after-dinner drinks. Situated in the kitchen is a well-designed laundry with a door leading down to the garden below and access directly into the triple garage and annexe.
The sizeable formal dining room forms the centre of the ground floor accommodation, adjacent to the kitchen and accessible from the hall and garden room. The dining room can also be used as a cinema room and has a beautiful centre piece fireplace.
The master bedroom suite has a delightful view of the rear garden and features a dedicated sitting area upon entering the room, as well as a spacious dressing room ?tted with comprehensive storage shelving for shoes, handbags, and clothing and a large en suite bathroom, well fitted with his and hers basins, Jacuzzi corner bath, and shower cubicle.
The leisure complex situated on the lower ground floor provides the ultimate area for relaxation and fun. The basement can be accessed from the first-floor entertainment room as well as from the reception hallway and consists of a highly modern leisure complex, complete with heated swimming pool, whirlpool, steam room, sauna, and home gym. A separate shower room is available as well as an open poolside shower.
The left side of the basement is taken up by a second entertainment suite. Both the entertainment suite and swimming pool area feature two sets of double French doors allowing natural light into the lower-ground accommodation with steps that lead up to the
The garage which can be accessed through the main house via the utility also offers a completely self-contained annexe suite. This contemporary living space consists of a bedroom with views of the rear garden and the greenery beyond, an en
Sutton Coldfield town centre 2 miles, Lichfield 8 miles, Birmingham 10 miles, M6 Toll (T3) 6 miles, M6 (J6) 7 miles, M42 (J9) 9 miles, Birmingham International/nec 16 miles (distances approximate)
Orchard Manor is located on a private plot, nestled in the corner of The Orchards situated off Ladywood Road, one of the most desirable roads on the Four Oaks Estate.
The Four Oaks Estate is an exclusive residential area lying along the northern and eastern borders of Sutton Park.
The town of Sutton Coldfield provides an excellent choice of shops, restaurants and schooling including Bishop Vesey's Grammar School, Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls and Highclare School. Nearby Mere Green provides a good selection of bars, restaurants and everyday shops including Waitrose, M&S, and Sainsbury's
Sutton Park is a short walk away and is a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest and offers great scope for walking, golf and a variety of outdoor pursuits.
One of the many advantages of the area is its location for fast communications to the M42, M6, M6 Toll, and Birmingham International Airport/nec.
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£119,000 (1)||£235,000 (3)||£388,012 (33)||£647,240 (29)||£1,552,000 (15)|
|Flats||£154,600 (5)||£234,579 (12)||£422,000 (5)||-||-|
|All||£148,667 (6)||£234,663 (15)||£392,484 (38)||£647,240 (29)||£1,552,000 (15)|